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Failed Statebuilding: Intervention, the State, and the Dynamics of Peace Formation

Oliver Richmond

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300175318
eISBN:
9780300210132
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300175318.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Western struggles — and failures — to create functioning states in countries such as Iraq or Afghanistan have inspired questions about whether statebuilding projects are at all viable, or whether ... More


Changing local governance, changing citizens

Catherine Durose, Stephen Greasley, and Liz Richardson (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422170
eISBN:
9781447301677
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422170.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The relationship between citizens and local decision makers is a long-standing policy pre-occupation and has often been the subject of debate by politicians across parties. Recent governments have ... More


Targeting ‘local’ needs

Madhu Satsangi, Nick Gallent, and Mark Bevan

in The rural housing question: Community and planning in Britain's countrysides

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847423856
eISBN:
9781447303985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847423856.003.0013
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

One of the revealing tactics for addressing housing supply pressures in the rural areas is the selective targeting of ‘local’ needs. This involves giving priority access to ‘local people’. Priority ... More


The Caerau and Ely Rediscovering Heritage Project: legacies of co-produced research

Oliver Davis, Dave Horton, Helen McCarthy, and Dave Wyatt

in Heritage as Community Research: Legacies of Co-Production

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447345299
eISBN:
9781447345343
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345299.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Methodology and Statistics

This chapter addresses, through different perspectives, the role that shared archaeology and heritage work in the Caerau and Ely Rediscovering Heritage Project (CAER). From the beginning, the guiding ... More


You Know about What It’s Like to Need a Good House: The Changing Face of the Expert, 1966–1970

Rebecca Tuuri

in Strategic Sisterhood: The National Council of Negro Women in the Black Freedom Struggle

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781469638904
eISBN:
9781469638928
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469638904.003.0006
Subject:
History, African-American History

Recognizing the limitations of Wednesdays in Mississippi's personal approach to creating racial change, the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) helped WIMS re-envision itself as "Workshops in ... More


Projecting Power in the Early Modern World: The Spanish Model?

Wayne E. Lee

in Empires and Indigenes: Intercultural Alliance, Imperial Expansion, and Warfare in the Early Modern World

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814753088
eISBN:
9780814765272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814753088.003.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter first sets out the book's purpose, which is to explore the role of local people in the success or failure of imperial expansion. Far from being mere victims, these people found ways to ... More


Introduction

Tracy E. K'Meyer

in From Brown to Meredith: The Long Struggle for School Desegregation in Louisville, Kentucky, 1954-2007

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469607085
eISBN:
9781469612553
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469607085.003.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

The Introduction describes the lead up to the 2007 overturning by the Supreme Court of the Louisville local desegregation plan for schools. For almost as long as communities have struggled with the ... More


Archaic and Classical Greek Sicily: A Social and Economic History

Franco De Angelis

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780195170474
eISBN:
9780190465339
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195170474.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

Ancient Greek migrants in Sicily produced societies and economies that both paralleled and differed from their homeland. Since the nineteenth century, explanations for these similarities and ... More


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